Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

Riot Games goes for Calrec kit to create groundbreaking remote production workflow

Calrec’s RP1 remote broadcast mixing system and Artemis mixing consoles have been selected by Riot Games to form part of a new remote production workflow that the eSports company hopes will help it to overcome the challenges of latency, transport and control. Riot Games, one of eSports’ major game developers and tournament organisers, has been […]  More

Synamedia appoints Bijal Patel as CFO

Synamedia has appointed Bijal Patel, who joins the company form the hospitality sector, as chief financial officer. Over the last 20 years Patel has held a variety of senior finance roles in international technology businesses; since 2010 he has focused his expertise on successfully transforming private equity-backed firms. Patel joins Synamedia from hospitality technology innovator […]  More

New sponsor Masstech expands reach with SVG Europe

Masstech, a developer of intelligent storage management systems that provide security, efficiency and rapid access to valuable assets for sports video creators, broadcasters and editors, has become an OB/SI SVG Europe sponsor, adding to its long-running association with SVG in the US. Masstech chief executive George Kilpatrick, stated: “Masstech is extremely excited to be expanding […]  More

Movicom renews SVG Europe sponsorship to share success stories with sports stakeholders

Speciality camera developer and provider Movicom has renewed its OB/SI sponsorship of SVG Europe. Victor Pakhomov, chief executive at Movicom, commented: “We believe that SVG Europe is doing a very important job. It is important to share the best production cases and success stories. That is how all the stakeholders in the community can learn […]  More

Education for all: Broadcast Academy’s Ekta Hutton on creating a lasting legacy

Sports broadcasting is all about the fan experience, encouraging the viewer to care and magnify the emotion. To make that possible, people in the television industry need education, and for those looking to get into this area, training needs to be made available. While this type of educational resource is readily available in some countries, […]  More